We have a number of home directory servers running CentOS 6 exporting XFS file systems over NFSv3We enable user quotas for all users – with a relatively small allocation to each userEvery now and then, we get a user that has a quota mismatch – wh..
Well, Ive set up one of our new JetStors. xfs took *seconds* to put a filesystem on it.Were talking what df -h shows as 66TB.(Pardon me, my mind just SEGVd on that statement….)Using bonnie++, I found that a) GPT and partitioning gave was insignifican..
All,I have been trying out XFS given it is going to be the file system of choice from upstream in el7. Starting with an Adaptec ASR71605 populated with sixteen 4TB WD enterprise hard drives. The version of OS is 6.4 x86_64 and has 64G of RAM.This n..
all,I was recently poking more into the inode64 mount option for XFSfilesystems.I seem to recall a comment that you could remount a filesystem with inode64, but then a colleague ran into issues where he did that but was still out of inodes.So, I ..
all,I read that XFS now has a max journal size of 2Gb rather than 128M.Is this correct?Thanks in adva..
There are 3 issues here: Grub, the kernel and RedHat.1) Grub wont run in an XFS /boot partition, but will happily run xfs_state1_5 to boot from an XFS root partition.2) The kernel has supported XFS quite happily since at least 2005, I am looking at..
All,I have this very odd issue where after a migration we have some users who have quotas showing 8192.0EB in use, when in reality on disk there is only a couple hundred megabytes.The host in question is a:* CentOS 6.3 host with mostly latest patc..
all,I read some where that due to UUID conflicts, EXT4 + LVM snapshots is still the way to go in Cent 6.I do love XFS but was wondering your thoughts and experien..
Objective comparison between ZFS, XFS and JFS. Which one should you use and why, pros and contra of ..
I would only use ext4 with CentOS 6. the kernel in 5.x is just too old. Ive already migrated to using XFS for my larger file systems with EL6, and just use ext4 for the syst..